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- LAB DAY Chicago 2015
- Saturday, Feb 2811:00 am - 12:30 pm
As an in-house technician for a decade, Joshua Polansky, Master Ceramist, has learned the keys to success in creating consistent successful restorations for his doctors. He discusses the communication...
- Friday, Feb 2711:00 am - 11:50 am
Many patients are unaware of the complexity of their own teeth and many times it's left up to the technician to educate and go beyond the patient’s expectations. Lucas Lammott, DTG, explains his...
- Friday, Feb 274:00 pm - 4:50 pm
Von Grow · Student at Dark Horse Dental Studio, DTG Magazine, Damaged Goods
In the first half of this presentation, Von Grow, DTG , covers the the platinum foil method using GC Initial MC. In the second half, he explains the thought process behind The Dental Technicians Guild...
- Saturday, Feb 283:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Masayuki Hoshi, RDT, focuses on Gradia Gum and its capabilities for both fixed and removable restorations. He discusses soft tissue anatomy and its different shades and contours, then demonstrates how...
- Friday, Feb 278:00 am - 8:50 am
Marketing efforts often dictate that in order to prevent “falling behind” in an advancing industry, one must follow a particular path. Bill Marais, RDT, DTG, explains how he was forced to resort...Be the first to sign up!
- Friday, Feb 272:00 pm - 2:50 pm
Al Hodges, CDT, DTG, shares how he transitioned from producing inexpensive single posterior insurance work to higher-end, more complex cases. He also takes attendees through a detailed example of one week’s production.Be the first to sign up!
- Friday, Feb 279:00 am - 9:50 am
Eugene Royzengurt · Owner/Dental Technician at Apple Dental Laboratory, LLC
Eugene Royzengurt, DTG, explains how to fabricate custom denture bases utilizing different shades of Nature-Cryl acrylics and placing accents with Gradia and Gradia gum. He covers a variety of aspects...
- Friday, Feb 2710:00 am - 10:50 am
Communicate, treatment plan, fabricate, deliver, stop remakes and become more than a technician. It all starts from the concept of Morphopsychology. Step Toothmaster Bay, CDT, DTG, explains how he incorporates...
- Friday, Feb 271:00 pm - 1:50 pm
In today’s dental lab world, it seems like there is a new product out every month. From materials to equipment, you are having to decide what deserves your attention. Mike Dominguez, CDT/TE, DTG,...Be the first to sign up!
- Saturday, Feb 281:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Thomas Zaleske · Owner/Dental Technician at Matrix Dental Laboratory and Consulting
Tom Zaleske covers product applications and techniques for creating better bonds between implant bars including opaque to acrylic, acrylic to bar and tooth to resin; the reinforcement of weak spots in...
- Saturday, Feb 289:00 am - 10:30 am
We all struggle with shade matching on single anterior cases. Luke Kahng, CDT, offers the step-by-step process of precise shade attainment and through a detailed slideshow presentation of over 15 unique...Be the first to sign up!
- Friday, Feb 273:00 pm - 3:50 pm
In today's competitive market there are two choices: make a crown faster and cheaper or make a superior quality crown. Jim Redden, DTG, focuses on the latter and answers questions such as what are the...Be the first to sign up!